Sasuga no Sarutobi
Amazing Sarutobi
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English: Amazing Sarutobi
Synonyms: Clever Sarutobi, Chubby Ninja
Japanese: さすがの猿飛


Type: TV
Episodes: 69
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 17, 1982 to Mar 11, 1984
Premiered: Fall 1982
Broadcast: Sundays at 19:00 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: None found, add some
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, ComedyComedy, SportsSports, RomanceRomance, Martial ArtsMartial Arts
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 6.481 (scored by 186186 users)
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Ranked: #58442
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Popularity: #9971
Members: 1,000
Favorites: 1
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Nikumaru, meaning "meatball" in Japanese, is a seventeen-year-old student at Ninja High School, a special school for the training of ninja. He is short and chubby, but he possesses a super technique known as the "kamikaze", where he stirs up a whirlwind with his feet. The series introduces his many adventures and pranks as Nikumaru meets with his rivals both in and out of school.

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"Koi no Jumon wa Suki Tokimeki to Kiss (恋の呪文はスキトキメキトキス)" by Sayaka Itou

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#1: "Koi no B Kyuu Action (恋のB級アクション)" by Sayaka Itou (eps 1-27)
#2: " Shinobu Buta Reggae (忍豚レゲエ)" by Tanaka Mayumi (eps 28-69)

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